The Jewish Forward needs to decide: Will it become a repository of listicles and fast-food news, or will it maintain its record of journalistic excellence? Its latest media experiment shows that it can’t do both.

Climate Change Deniers Can’t Deny That Every Month Of 2016 Has Been The Hottest On Record
A recent study suggests that without drastic action to mitigate the effects of climate change, global warming could cost the millennial generation $8.8 trillion.
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    Trump’s Foreign Policy Advisor Teamed Up With Blackwater & A Saudi Prince To Arm Al-Qaida In Syria
    Joseph Schmitz was accused of protecting key officials in the George W. Bush administration from prosecution, misusing taxpayer money, and accepting gifts as bribes during his tenure as inspector general at the Department of Defense.
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      From Drone Killings To Hospital Bombings: 15 Years Of Civilian Deaths In The Global War On Terror
      Doctors Without Borders asked ‘the U.S., U.K. and France to ensure an immediate application of measures to substantially increase the protection of civilians’ after the latest deadly hospital bombing in Yemen.
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        Louisiana Floods Show Harm Caused By Climate Change Denial And Neglect Of US Infrastructure
        Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal once declared that ‘the Obama administration is holding us hostage to their radical ideas’ about climate change, but thousands in the state are suffering from the very real effects of historic flooding caused by climate change.
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          ‘The Confession’: Former GITMO Prisoner Moazzam Begg Stars In ‘Profound’ Documentary On His Captivity
          On the 10th anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo Bay prison, Begg told CNN: ‘I still struggle personally, very much. It's not resolved in any way, how this has affected me.’
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            Snowden: Leak Of NSA Hacking Tools Are Russia’s ‘Warning’ To The US Government
            In a recent string of tweets, the whistleblower warned that recently leaked NSA hacking tools ‘could have significant foreign policy consequences. Particularly if any of those operations targeted US allies.’
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              (UPDATE) CIA Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling Close To Death In Federal Prison
              UPDATE: Under pressure from media and supporters, prison officials said they will consider CIA whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling’s request to consult with an outside cardiologist.
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                5,441 & Counting: Cancer Diagnoses In CDC’s Post-9/11 Health Program Triple
                In addition to thousands of cancer cases diagnosed after September 11, the terrorist attacks have been linked to more than 32,000 cases of serious respiratory or digestive issues and over 12,000 mental health diagnoses.
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                  US Could Be Entering ‘Post-Democratic Age,’ Authors Of New Report On Money In Politics Warn
                  ‘It is time economics, political science, and history recognize the reality of industrial and financial blocs within parties and acknowledge money’s powerful effects on elections,’ write the authors of a major new study on the outsized influence of money in politics.
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